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Stuart Nelson Park

175 Stuart Nelson Park Rd, Paducah, KY 42001-9135
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Average small park-pictures are wrong

Have been to the Stuart Nelson Park several times. Has a dog area which consists of a large open... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2017
Metropolis, IL
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Large park with lots to do

We drove by this park while looking for a place to walk. There is a very nice walking/biking trail... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2017
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175 Stuart Nelson Park Rd, Paducah, KY 42001-9135
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Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Have been to the Stuart Nelson Park several times. Has a dog area which consists of a large open fenced area. Not an agility playground. Has a small disc golf course. Also, connects to the nice walk/jog trail along the Ohio River which leads to...More

Thank wascoopy
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We drove by this park while looking for a place to walk. There is a very nice walking/biking trail that runs through it. There are multiple picnic areas, playgrounds, tennis courts, basketball courts, a skateboard park and little league fields. The park is probably a...More

Thank 515thomash
Reviewed 16 November 2016

This park is basically one in which you go to relax and get away for a little while. I've gone here several times just to clear my mind. The dog park is nice as well. Softball fields and a few swing sets dot the park....More

Thank DrkDiggler
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Stuart Nelson park is very nice with a bunch of picnic areas and a great disc golf course. The course has concrete tees and is easily navigable. The park connects to the Greenway which is also nice. I will continue to visit this park. The...More

Thank roberttF6933PZ
Reviewed 13 June 2016

There are two dog parks--one for smaller dogs and one for larger. I come here with my pup at least once a week for the past 3 years. It is a great place to meet other people and let the pups run free. There is...More

Thank Tina W
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

A very nice park and picnic grounds. There's a playground and also a ball field. Plus lots of open grassy areas to do other things. Plenty of parking. It's well kept and well-manicured and landscaped.

Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed 10 March 2016

Back in the day, this was the blacks only park. Thankfully, we have long since gotten over that! It does explain the location. Today, this hidden gem includes a dog park with adjacent fenced areas where large and small dogs may run free, off their...More

Thank Gordon A
Reviewed 24 July 2015

Paducah has a gem of a dog park, and so many people don't even know about it! If your dog plays well with others, you really should bring him here. There are two enclosures, one for big dogs, and the other for small dogs. You...More

Thank KellyGreen065
Reviewed 11 February 2013

Congrats Mark Thompson, City of Paducah Parks Director, you made another boneheaded decision and failed to earn your pay AGAIN. Why put a disc golf course in an area that consistently holds water and allows for stagnant water to walk through? Only in Paducah.

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